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West Atlantic open positions
Flight Operation & Crew Training Administrator
Station Controller EDI and ABZ Royal Mail Hubs
Position Type: Permanent Full-Time
Department: P145 – EDI and ABZ line stations
Working hours: Mon – Fri, 40 hrs per week
Responsible to: Line Maintenance Manager
To provide and support effective and efficient engineering at EDI and ABZ Royal Mail Hubs, that meet the operational requirements in a sustainable and safe manner. Responsible, with the support of the line maintenance manager for ensuring the relevant line shift work at EDI is planned and carried out on time, in full, and to the required standards set by the MOE and operators CAME.
Responsible for delegating the allocated work on the line at EDI/ABZ; in consultation with the planning department,LMC and line maintenance manager.
Plan, distribute and supervise workload to day and night shift rostered staff. Ensure all work is completed. Report any discrepancies/incomplete work to line maintenance manager/planning departments and LMC. Responsible for informing the airline and LMC of the state of the aircraft, and inform them of any delays/disruptions
Responsible for arranging day and night shift man power to meet any incoming/departing aircraft, and assisting LMC and line maintenance manager with night shift rostering as required to ensure the needs of EDI/ABZ operation are met.
Ensure any delay reports are competed on the company’s cloud reporting system.
Ensure all work is completed IAW company procedures and the relevant maintenance documentation, Technical logs and work orders, are completed and returned to technical records.
Support the implementation and maintenance of the company policies.
Ensure all work is carried out safely and educate and supervise engineering staff in safe methods of working.
Support the organisation with the development of safe means of working.
Ensure company logistics and work pack control system is completed correctly for all work carried out by the engineers.
Report any deficiencies to Line Maintenance Manager/Logistics as required.#
Responsible for ensuring any required parts/tools for maintenance are ordered correctly, and monitor with logistics regarding estimated/required delivery times. Ensure tools and equipment are treated correctly, and are stored in the correct locations
Responsible for ensuring proper handover procedures are completed iaw the MOE and local station procedures.
Ensure company premises are maintained and good housekeeping standards are met at all times. Report any building/facilities defects to Line Maintenance Manager.
Ensures that any spares moved via COMAT are controlled and associated line stations are informed.
Ensures any stock replenishment items are received and located correctly on the company’s Envision system.
Carry out any other such reasonable duties as the company sees fit in accordance with the responsibilities of the position.
Responsible for ensuring approving any annual leave requested by EDI and ABZ engineering staff and responsible alongside the P145 administrator to ensure any leave is covered with correctly approved and capable staff
Technical Records Officer
Position Type: Fixed Term , Full-Time - Maternity Cover
Start/End: Start ASAP - 12 month Contract
Work Pattern Monday to Friday
Department: Technical Records Part M
Location: East Midlands Airport
Responsible to: Technical Records Manager
To support an increasing fleet by maintaining the company technical records system in accordance with company and regulatory procedures.
- Daily entry of aircraft flight times along with defect and rectification actions
- Production of utilisation reports as necessary
- Review of completed aircraft maintenance documentation for compliance with regulatory guidelines
- Entry of completed aircraft maintenance documentation
- Scanning of completed paperwork
- Monitor status of work orders, ensuring completion as planned and swift return of completed documentation
- Liaise with contracted maintenance providers to ensure missing documentation is returned to the airline within company documented timescales
- Updating of Aircraft and engine log books with flight time and maintenance summaries
- Monitor aircraft maintenance life and remaining component life liaising with maintenance planning where necessary
- Update and monitor major assembly component life
- Previous experience in a technical records role desirable
- Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office
- Previous experience with an industry recognised software system is advantageous
- Team player with ability to work using own initiative when necessary
- Demonstrable communication skills, both written and verbal
Salary and Benefits
£22,000 – 25,000
Working within an expanding Company, there is potential for this to become a permanent position upon completion.
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